Religion and Politics

Religion and Politics

Can religion and politics mix? Can there be a true separation between church and state? Are there two realms—sacred and secular? Is it possible for a Christian to be a Democrat? Is it possible for a Christian to be a Republican?

As followers of God, we are given the capacity to see and hear the guiding activity of God all around us and to participate in it. As the world pressures us in one direction, the Spirit of the kingdom guides us in another. The goal of God is to restore in us the mind of Christ. We are meant, as Christians, to have a Christian worldview. This means that we draw our political understandings from God.

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